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Secrets to Managing a Store Successfully: Part II

June 20, 2018,

To prosper in today’s environment, small retailers need to adapt to the ever-changing market. Here, we define four additional best practices store managers can adopt to improve store operations.

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Secrets to Managing a Store Successfully: Part I

May 17, 2018,

Retail is a complex and challenging business, posing problems ranging from inventory management to theft prevention. Read the core principles and techniques you should apply to manage a store successfully.

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Pop & Play: How Opening a Pop-Up Shop Can Help Launch Your Retail Brand

May 3, 2018, 4:00pm EDT

This webinar will share how a pop-up can help you bring your brand to life, create a one-of-a-kind customer experience, and tell your brand’s unique story to a built-in audience. Read more

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Improve Customer Relationships in the Retail and Restaurant Industries—for Pennies

May 1, 2018,

The interaction between customer and salesperson would be dramatically improved if the salesperson wore a NAMETAG. The nametag enables the customer to quickly establish a more meaningful, positive and personal relationship with the service person that can only lead to better things for both parties.

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The 5 Most Frequently Asked Questions About UPC Barcodes

March 20, 2018,

Are you ready to launch a new product? Don’t forget about the barcode! Brush up on your barcode knowledge by learning from these top five questions, and you’ll be ready to take the first step toward launching a successful product.

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Recorded Webinar

The Hidden Benefits of Going Green

August 31, 2017, 1:00pm EDT

In this SCORE webinar, Will Teichman will share tips for retailers looking to advance their sustainability efforts and how to appeal to your increasingly socially - and environment Read more

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How to Develop a Return Policy for Your Retail Store

Your retail return policy can have a significant effect on your customer satisfaction and your store's profitability. Read more

Recorded Webinar

9 Secrets for Retail Success

July 20, 2017, 1:00pm EDT

This webinar will walk you through the steps for retail success where topics covered include how to build customer loyalty, how to better manage inventory, the benefits of empoweri Read more

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8 Retail Trends You Need to Know About

May 3, 2017

Retail success is all about having the latest and greatest products. So, what’s new in retail?

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Article

How to Choose the Perfect Location for Your Retail Business

Choosing a location for your retail business is one of the most important startup decisions you'll make. Location can make or break a store. Read more

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This Small Business Owner Found Her Sweet Spot

Monica Mitidieri sought a SCORE mentor to help her tackle self-doubt and get to the next level in growing her cookie business.

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